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On the Lake-Central to Airport, ASU. Phoenix, Scottsdale, Stadiums & more

Bedrooms 2
Space 153 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Beautiful Lakefront- 2 Bedroom 2 Bath, single level with large lakeside decks

Our beautiful single level, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 1650 sf waterfront home is in one of the most desirable communities in the area.

Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport is a short 10 minute drive, as are Scottsdale, Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler, Ahwatukee.

Central to ASU, stadiums, golf courses & ball parks.

Walking distance to many parks, shops, restaurants, grocery stores, bike/walking paths & more. Great hiking trails & mountain bike trails are a ten minute drive from the property. Being close to freeways and mass transit allows for easy access to downtown Tempe(ASU & Mill Ave) & the greater Phoenix/Scottsdale area!

Lakefront decks (2 levels) allow for relaxing while you enjoy your morning coffee/breakfast, or an evening BBQ while you watch the sun go down. For those cooler evenings, the gas fire-pit will keep you warm.

Our Villa comes with use of the pontoon boat (easy to use), bikes & kayak. Private Clubhouse facilities (pool, jacuzzi, tennis, basketball,. cardio & weight rooms & more)

Recently remodeled, it has a modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances & luxurious bathrooms. Everything you need is here for your enjoyment & use. This is our home when the property is not rented, & there are many items not generally found in 'rental only' properties.

*This is a non-smoking home.... includes inside, outside on the patio's & on the boat.

*No events or parties allowed.

*The person booking the property must be staying at the property the entire duration of the booking & must be at least 30 years of age.

*The rental is for a total of 4 people. Only registered guests are allowed on the property unless approved, in writing, by owners.

*Property is not childproofed & the lake is directly outside the back patio. There is no gate to protect children from water access. Feel free to contact us if you need further details.



**Secure, wireless, high speed Internet at no charge to renters.

** Bedrooms are furnished with queen size beds, dressers, night stands.

** Down or down alternative comforters & pillows.

** High quality sheets & towels are an added bonus.

**Flat screen 4K SmartTV, Blue-ray player, Direct TV, Hulu & Netflix in each bedroom..

** Master suite opens onto the upper lakeside patio & has a water view & ensuite bath with rain shower. Double sink vanity, granite countertop, large walk-in shower & low water use toilet. Walk-in closet with built in dresser. Two comfortable reading chairs.

**Second, or guest bedroom, is on the opposite end of the Villa & away from the Master Suite. There is a small patio accessible from the bedroom sliding door. Bathroom has a tub with hand held & rain shower, single vanity with marble countertop & low water use toilet.

**Living room has a Flat screen, curved SmartTV. Leather sofa & love-seat offer comfortable seating for reading, watching TV or for great conversations. Gas fireplace for when the weather is chilly.

**Kitchen is a chefʻs delight. Travertine slab countertops, high-end appliances (including Vita-mix, Nespresso machine, toaster oven, Kitchen-aid mixer, quality dishes, pots, pans & utensils.

****Depending on the time of year you can find fun & interesting fruit, vegetables, edible flowers & herbs in & around the property. These are organically grown & they are yours to enjoy!

**Front-loading (he) washer/dryer is energy efficient to use & we provide eco-friendly detergent for your use when you stay..


**16' pontoon boat with an electric motor comes with the rental(unless out for repair).

**Large stainless steel propane BBQ grill on lakeside deck. Full tank of propane provided.

**Comfortable conversation chairs on the large upper deck & propane fire-pit with full propane tank on arrival.

**Table with umbrella & seating for 4-6 on lower deck.

**Towels are provided for our guests, including large pool towels & shower towels for use at the clubhouse.

**Bikes available for guest to use.

**Swimming, unfortunately, is not allowed in the lake itself, but we are 2 short blocks to the clubhouse & the pool there is wonderful. Renters are expected to abide by HOA community rules(typical here) & we supply a copy for reference.

**Renters have the use of the driveway, but the garage is not available.


** Clubhouse: The clubhouse facilities include:

Weight room & cardio room

Olympic size pool & jacuzzi

Table tennis, foos ball & pool table

Tennis, sand volleyball, basketball, pickleball, & handball courts.

Children's play area with wading pool & shaded climbing apparatus.

The Clubhouse has equipment for guests use. Simply ask at the front desk.


*Owners maintains 'closed off' areas & cupboards which are marked & locked. We appreciate your understanding that these area's are for owners personal use only.


***Property is also available to travelers wishing to share the property with the owners. The private guest bedroom allows for 2 guests, & has its own private bathroom. Guest have access to the rest of the property, boat & clubhouse facilities. Inquiry for shared rates can be done through the VRBO communication channel. Simply inquire via this listing, & request a quote for the private room/bath in your inquiry. There is no minimum age requirement when sharing the property with the owners.***

More Details

DiAnn Bottomley & Robert Gutierrez
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
June 9, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in South Tempe, Arizona

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 153 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathrooms have been recently updated. The master has 2 sinks, toilet & walk-in shower. The second bathroom is just outside the 2nd bedroom door & has a single vanity, toilet & tub with shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Both bedrooms have queen size beds with quality, high thread count sheets. Bedrooms are at opposite ends of the villa, so each is cozy & quiet.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
The community has beautiful parks through out, with access to other parts of the lake. Most of the homes in the community are not on the water directly & these park accesses allow them to enjoy the lake. The clubhouse also has a boat that goes out 1 Friday a month or you can rent it by the hour for a private ride around the lake & they will supply the Captain. This allows you to relax & enjoy the surrounding should you feel uncomfortable taking our boat out.


Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Phoenix Sky Harbor
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
The Watershed or Pier 54
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstates & highways: 101, 10, 202, 17, 60
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
The Watershed or Pier 54
Car: recommended

The Lakes community is centrally located to most venues in the Phoenix, Scottsdale & surrounding areas. ASU, Mill Avenue & Tempe Town Lake is a short 10 minute drive or a 20 minute bike ride. The Lakes is home to many birds, turtles & fish (catch & release only). Our Villa offers quiet, safe & relaxing atmosphere with access to our private community clubhouse, large pool, spa, tennis, basketball and racquetball courts and cardio & weight room & game room. Two lakeside restaurants with outdoor patio's & a hair salon are 2 blocks from the villa.

The Villa is walking distance to many parks, shops, bike/walking paths & more. Great hiking trails & mountain bike trails are a ten minute drive from the property. Close to freeways and mass transit allows easy access to the greater Phoenix/Scottsdale area! Of course Uber & Lyft are an easy way to get around should you not want to rent a vehicle.

Some of places visitors like to goin in & around greater Phoenix, Scottsdale & surrounding area -all within an hour drive or less(many are accessible via our public transportation systems):

Spring Training Stadium Ball Parks

ASU Campus

Golf-public & private

Mill Avenue

Tempe Town Lake

Tempe Beach Park

South Mountain

Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch

Saguaro Lake

Salt River Tubing

Old Town Scottsdale

Historic Districts in Phoenix

Phoenix Zoo

Phoenix Botanical Gardens

Papago Park

CamelBack Mountain

Arizona Science Center

South Mountain Park

Taliesin West(Franky Lloyd Wrights winter home)

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

Hall of Flame Fire Museum

Heard Museum

Scottsdales 5th Ave Shopping mall

Miniature Golf


Art walks

Approximate distance from Tempe:

Tucson-2 hours by car

Bisbee: 3 hours by car

Tombstone: 2 1/2 hours by car

Arizona-Sonaora Desert Museum

Sagauaro National Park

Oak Creek Canyon

Slide Rock State Park

Grand Canyon-4 hours by car

Sedona, Flaggstaf, Jerome, Cottonwood, 2 hours by car

Wupatki National Monument

Meteor Crater

Lake Powell

Prescott-3 hours by car

We have a lot of brochures that you can look through if you are interested in some of these area's. There is just so much to do here that it is difficult to include everything for everybody.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in South Tempe, Arizona

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
October 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
November 2017
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
December 2017
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
January 2017
Jan 1 2018 - Jan 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
February 2018
Feb 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
5 night minimum stay
March 2018
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning C$204.97 + Tax
Property Damage Protection C$135.28
Tax Rate 14.07%

Weekly & monthly rates have been discounted. Cancellation Information/Policy: 100% of your payment will be refund(excluding VRBO/credit card fee's) if cancellation is made 60 days or more before your scheduled reservation date.
Travel insurance is available for purchased and is highly recommended if this is a concern. Please ask for further information or contact your preferred insurer. This is a NON-Smoking property(inside & out).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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